The table below looks at the statistics for the Security Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Maidstone region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Security Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Engineer
Rank 28 - 17
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Engineer 2 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 1.64% - 7.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.67% - 7.69%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 5
Average salary £46,250 - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
Security Engineer
Kent

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Maidstone region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Maidstone
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
120 180 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 98.36% 99.45% 97.01%
Number of salaries quoted 109 132 62
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £23,000 £24,200
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Security Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Security Engineer in the job title across the Maidstone region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Security Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

Security Engineer
Salary Trend in Maidstone

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Security Engineer across the Maidstone region.

Security Engineer Salary Trend in Maidstone

Security Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Maidstone region that cited Security Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Security Engineer in their job title.

1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
1 8 (100.00%) LAN
1 8 (100.00%) WAN
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
1 8 (100.00%) Juniper
1 8 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 8 (100.00%) Websense
1 8 (100.00%) Blue Coat
1 8 (100.00%) Network Security
1 8 (100.00%) F5
1 8 (100.00%) SonicWALL
2 7 (87.50%) Firewall
2 7 (87.50%) Lumension
2 7 (87.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 7 (87.50%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 7 (87.50%) Cisco ASA
2 7 (87.50%) Windows 7
2 7 (87.50%) Aruba
2 7 (87.50%) CCSE
2 7 (87.50%) JNCIS
2 7 (87.50%) McAfee
2 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 7 (87.50%) CCNP
2 7 (87.50%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (87.50%) MS Office
2 7 (87.50%) Windows XP
2 7 (87.50%) MS Excel
3 5 (62.50%) CCSP
4 3 (37.50%) BGP

Security Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Maidstone by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Maidstone region that cited Security Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Security Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 7 (87.50%) MS Office
1 7 (87.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) LAN
1 8 (100.00%) WAN
1 8 (100.00%) Network Security
2 7 (87.50%) Firewall
2 7 (87.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 7 (87.50%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 7 (87.50%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (37.50%) BGP
3 3 (37.50%) OSPF
3 3 (37.50%) RIP
4 2 (25.00%) Cisco PIX
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
2 7 (87.50%) Windows 7
2 7 (87.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Network Design
2 2 (25.00%) Change Management
2 2 (25.00%) CRM
Qualifications
1 7 (87.50%) CCSE
1 7 (87.50%) JNCIS
1 7 (87.50%) CCNP
1 7 (87.50%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (62.50%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
1 8 (100.00%) Juniper
1 8 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 8 (100.00%) Websense
1 8 (100.00%) Blue Coat
1 8 (100.00%) F5
1 8 (100.00%) SonicWALL
2 7 (87.50%) Lumension
2 7 (87.50%) Aruba
2 7 (87.50%) McAfee
2 7 (87.50%) Microsoft